Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The "Franco-American" Basket

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The front panel of the single-fold trade card features text that reads The "Franco-American" Basket, with a color drawing of a green, white and tan woven, rectangular basket topped with a red ribbon on its lid. The background is white. The back panel of the card features another color drawing of the basket, opened, showing seven cans of Franco-American products. Text on the inside panels provide more information about the products, noting that the basket and its contents are available for $1 by Louch, Augustine & Co., Seattle, Wash.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Franco-American

Publisher: Franco-American Food Co. (Jersey City, N.J.)

1910 (ca.)

8.3 x 13.7 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: The "Franco-American" Basket. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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